This writes up will showcase in writing some of the wealthiest and richest Fuji musicians we have in Nigeria as of today.
For the lovers of Fuji music, you will enjoy this write up because you will get to know who among your favourite artist is the richest.
Fuji music is one of the most popular brands of music in Nigeria, it originated from the western part of this country among the Yoruba’s. Fuji music was made popular by Chief Alhaji Akande Barrister.
After Chief Akande Barrister made the music popular both within Nigeria and even outside the shores of this country, by taking the music to a different part of the world like performing and playing in Europe, America and the rest.
After the music was accepted and the brand became known everywhere, so many other young and upcoming artist came up to start singing Fuji music, among them, are Ayinla Kollingthon, Pasuma, Ayinde Marshall, Akande Abass Obesere, Shina Akanni, Remi Aluko, Saheed Osupa, Adewale Ayuba and so many others.
Top 10 Richest Fuji Musician in Nigeria
For the purpose of this write up will profile the 10 richest Fuji musician in Nigeria, keep your finger crossed to see if your favourite Fuji musician is on the list.
1. Alhaji Wasiu Alabi Pasuma
Alhaji Pasuma popularly known as Oganla was born on 27 November 1967 in Mushin area of Lagos. Pasuma is one of the most popular and wealthiest Fuji musicians we have in this country today.
Having started singing Fuji music from his early 20s with is the first major album titled Recognition was released in 1993.
Apart from singing Fuji music has been able to take Fuji music to a new height by showcasing is musical talents to both his local fans here in Nigeria and the world at large.
He was also among the few Fuji musician that have successful collaborations with another musician that sing other brands of music like hip hop.
Alhaji Wasiu Pasuma is one of the richest fuji musicians with an estimated worth of about $ 700 million, apart from being a musician he as other business interest with so many investments.
2. Wasiu Ayinde Marshall
Alhaji Ayinde Marshall popularly called K1 was born on 3 March 1957 in Agarawu part of Lagos State, he is from of Ogun state.K1 as is fondly called is one of the richest Fuji musicians we have around, he has sold so many albums and has so many investments around that gives him money.
Ayinde is estimated to worth around $650 million, just like Pasuma he has done a lot of collaboration with many musicians outside the Fuji music, he has done with the like of 9ice and so many others.
3. Saheed Osupa
Akorede Babatunde Okunola popularly known by his stage name Saheed Osupa was born on August 7, 1967, is a well known Fuji musician who his known for is the deep-rooted way of singing Fuji. He as produced several albums and has performed both within and outside Nigeria.
He was born in the Mosafejo area of Lagos both he is from Ibadan where he lived and grew up, he released his first album in 1993 titled Fuji Fa Disco. He is estimated to worth around $550 million.
4. Abass Akande Obesere
Abass Akande Obesere popularly called Omo Rapala was born on 28 February 1965. He is one of the wealthiest Fuji musicians in Nigeria, with so many albums to his credit, he released his first album titled Introduction.
He as so many investment and assets to its name, he estimated to worth $550 Million.
5. Adewale Ayuba
Adewale Ayuba popularly called Mr Johnson was born on 6 May 1966 in Irene, Ogun State. He named among the richest Fuji musicians in Nigeria. He as so many albums to names, among them is Beginning which was his a first studio album that brought him into the limelight, he released the album at the age of 17 years.
He also likes so many investment and assets, and his estimated to worth $500 Million.
6. Sulaiman Alao Malaika
Sulaiman Alao Malaika popularly called ks1 was born on 15 February 1973 in Lagos. He grew up in Lagos but he is originally from Ogun State.
He as so many assets and investment to its name and are estimated to worth around $450 Million.
7. Shefiu Alao
Shefiu Alao popularly called omo oko ( local boy) is another Fuji musician based in Abeokuta, he is also among the richest Fuji musician we have in Nigeria.
Shefiu as a lot of studio albums to its name and he is estimated to worth around $300 Million.
8. Taiye Akande Adebisi
Taiye Akande Adebisi popularly known as Taiye Currency who is based in Ibadan the Oyo state capital is arguable one of the richest Fuji musician we have in Nigeria. He as so many studio albums to his name and his estimated to worth $250 Million.
9. Muri Thunder
Muri Thunder happens to grow and come from one of the slums of Lagos state, despite all the odds he has been able to find is feet to rise to become one the Richest Fuji musician we have in this country. He is estimated to worth around $200 Million.
10. Remi Aluko
Remi Aluko despite all his challenges from suffering from an eye infection and eventually going blind has become one of the forces to be reckoned with in the Fuji Music industry.
His is one of the richest fuji musicians we have in Nigeria and his estimated to worth around $400 Million.
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